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Urs of renowned Pahto Sufi poet Rahman Baba on Monday

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The Urs of renowned Pashto Sufi Poet Abdul Rahman Baba will be observed on April 1st (Monday).

Rahman Baba was a member of the Khalil Muhmand (Bahader Kalay) sub-tribe of Pukhtuns a group that originally migrated from Kandahar to the Peshawar valley from the 13th to the 16th century.

A collection of Rahman's poetry called the Diwan (Anthology) of Rahman Baba contains 343 poems most of which are written in his native language. Abdur Rahman Baba died in 1715 AD.

http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130406/urs-renowned-pahto-sufi-poet-rahman-baba-monday